When you have to eat the cheapest thing on the menu you may as well go with the most delicious fast food joint in the Hudson Valley. Which place has the best dollar menu food item?

Fast food is delicious and it's convenient. The Hudson Valley is definitely a college area and college students need to eat for cheap. The dollar menu can become the savior for most people who are waiting for pay day or really trying to stretch those student loans.

According to Thrillist, here are the best food items found for just $1.

5. White Castle - Slider

4. Wendy's - Buffalo Chicken Ranch Sandwich

3. Sonic - Tater Tots

2. Taco Bell - Mini Shredded Quesedilla

1. Burger King - Cheeseburger

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